Turbellarian taxonomic database

Collecting site

Puget Sound, Washington, USA

latitude: 47.833099     47°49'59.16"N
longitude: -122.434601     122°26'4.56"W

[Precision of location: Alexandria Digital Library (with USGS GNIS data)]
[Site Named Here by name of island, bay, strait, lake, river, or stream, etc., named in source publication]

Collected here:

Eurylepta leoparda Freeman, 1933Aug 5, 1953shallowsandone specimen among other polyclads collected by Mrs. D.W. Orihel at Friday Harbor and Woodah Island in Puget Sound. Found on a dredged tunicat. Sexually mature, laid eggs in lab,.
Leptoplana chloranota (Boone, 1929)prior to 1933littoralstonesunder stones
Notoplana inquieta (Heath & McGregor, 1913)prior to 1953
Notoplana celeris Freeman, 1933prior to 1933
Notoplana sanjuania Freeman, 1933prior to 1953Hyman has collected several specimens alive in Puget Sound,
Notoplana sanjuania Freeman, 1933prior to 1933
Pseudostylochus burchami Heath & McGregor, 1913May, 1941taken by Freeman at two points in Puget Sound and by Lynch in the same region.
Acerotisa alba (Freeman, 1933)prior to 1933on hydroids at the old marine station.
Pseudostylochus ostreophagus Hyman, 1955Nov, 1953imported from Japan. In one locality in Puget Sound, Mr Woelke estimated 600,000 worms per acre. Mr. Woelke notes that this worm attacks small oysters by covering shell and boring a small hole into the shell.
Kaburakia excelsa Bock, 19251953

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